Acura Automobiles: American Honda Reports Aug Sales Increase as Trucks Smash Previous Records

Posted on 04. Sep, 2018 by in Acura Canada

  • Three-peat for a 2019 Acura RDX – 5,793 units sole in Aug produce third-consecutive monthly sales record
  • Honda Pilot sales continue to ascend in Aug with 60% benefit – streamer to all-time annual record
  • Honda’s electrified vehicles measure all-time best sales month with 5,884 units sold
  • Acura sales burst 14.8% in August, as light lorry sales swell to record heights

American Honda

Total

147,903
+1.3%

Cars

63,876
-15.3%

Trucks

84,027
+18.9%

Total

132,831
-0.1%

Cars

60,849
-14.9%

Trucks

71,982
+17.1%

Total

15,072
+14.8%

Cars

3,027
-22.8%

Trucks

12,045
+30.8%

American Honda

Total

Cars

Trucks

Total

Cars

Trucks

Total

Cars

Trucks

147,903

63,876

84,027

132,831
60,849
71,982
15,072
3,027
12,045

+1.3%

-15.3%

+18.9%
-0.1%
-14.9%
+17.1%
+14.8%
-22.8%
+30.8%

Leveraging a prolongation coherence to boost a light lorry supply continues to compensate off for us, pronounced Henio Arcangeli Jr., comparison clamp boss of a American Honda Automobile Division. The Acura RDX and MDX total army to broach a best Aug of all time for Acura light trucks. RDX also continued a clever sales pace, achieving a third uninterrupted month of record sales given attack a marketplace in June.” “For Honda, Pilot benefited from increasing light lorry prolongation and accessible a 60 percent boost in year-over-year sales, combined Arcangeli.

 

 

 

 

Sales Highlights

While supply constraints on name models calm newcomer automobile sales, Honda’s light lorry portfolio lead a assign by approach of a rested 2019 Pilot, segment-leading Odyssey minivan and always hot-selling CR-V.

  • Riding a call of fast flourishing popularity, Pilot sales jumped 60% on 15,332 units – adult 41.3 percent for a year toward an all-time record.
  • CR-V delivered again in Aug with sales of 34,610 units, an boost of 11.8%, on lane to set a new annual sales mark.
  • Electrified vehicles sales surfaced 5,000 units for a 2nd true month, with Accord Hybrid, Insight, and Clarity Plug-in Hybrid environment a best-ever month.
  • The #1 retail-selling minivan, Odyssey gained 13.5% on sales of 9,887 units.

 

Model Notes

Awards keep rolling in for a 2018 North American Car of a Year, as a 2018 Accord recently warranted a J.D. Power APEAL endowment for midsize cars.

 

Now with an IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK+ rating underneath a belt, a rested Honda Pilot is staid to sojourn one of America’s fastest flourishing SUVs.

 

 

Sales Highlights

Acura code sales gained neatly in August, adult 14.8% as light trucks set an all-time sales symbol for August.

  • It’s 3 in a quarrel for RDX, with sales totaling 5,793 for a month — a new Aug record.
  • Fresh off an refurbish for a 2019 indication year, including a further of a new A-Spec package, MDX jumped 38% on sales of 6,252 units.

Model Notes

The Acura RDX – a #1 retail-selling compress oppulance SUV for 2018 – only warranted a top probable IIHS reserve award, TOP SAFETY PICK+.

 

The innovative 3-motor Sport Hybrid SH-AWD® complement that powers a NSX is also accessible in a MDX and RLX.

 

 

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